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BPI Announces Tony Woods Award Recipient and Hall of Fame Inductees

Started May 5, 2015 0 Replies

BPI is proud to announce that Peter Troast of Energy Circle Pro has been awarded the 2015 Tony Woods Award for Excellence in Advancing the Home Performance Industry at ACI National in New…Continue

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BPI Releases 2014 Annual Report

Started this discussion. Last reply by Everblue Training May 11, 2015. 1 Reply

BPI's 2014 Annual Report is now available for your viewing pleasure. It details several initiatives BPI introduced in 2014 in response to a changing market that demands diverse credentialing services…Continue

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BPI Introduces New BPI.org for Consumers

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ben Jacobs Mar 19, 2015. 1 Reply

BPI has a new home on the web!BPI.org is a new interactive website designed to educate homeowners on the value of home performance energy…Continue

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Have you heard!? BPI's BSP Certificate Approved as Home Energy Score Prerequisite!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ben Jacobs Mar 4, 2015. 1 Reply

The Building Performance Institute's Building Science Principles (BSP) Certificate of Knowledge has been approved by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) as a minimum qualifying credential for…Continue

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At 6:42am on August 30, 2014, Rocky Snider said…

Hey Mike 

My name is Rocky Snider and I would like to know which Certificate I need first. I am a 28 year experience maintenance man that stated the Handyman-Hotline 3 years ago. I am licensed HVAC and a pretty good plumber but not really a regular type contractor. I only do repair work. One area very overlooked is duct work installations. They all suck. Really. While not every home in my area needs a new unit, they do need duct work repair and maintenance. Especially in moist humid crawl spaces. Seen my fair share of spider crickets. Just looking for a new service to offer.

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Hi Mike,
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Mini split installation location

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Mini split air conditioners and ceiling fans

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Condensation on ceiling and walls of master bedroom

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Think of the house as a really big duct

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What's the Most Profitable HVAC Job for Your Company?

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Mini split installation location

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